Atanasoff-Berry Computer (ABC) (reconstruction)

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Date Introduced
1996 ca.
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
overall: 44 in x 76 in x 33 in
Manufacturer
Iowa State University
Credit Line
Loaned by Iowa State University
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
United States
Object ID
500002003

Engineers at Iowa State University built this working reconstruction of the Atanasoff-Berry Computer between 1994 and 1997. It is slightly smaller than the original, which was too wide to fit through a standard door— one reason why the original was not preserved.